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Middle Fork of the Flathead

Glacier National Park, MT
+1 800-521-7238
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Beautiful views

few stopped several times to get pictures of this river-- beautiful scenery- rushing rapids, saw... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lake Wales, Florida
Took a whitewater rafting trip on this river

Beautiful scenery with Class I, II and a tiny bit of class III water in July 2017. Beautiful and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tom G
Moorestown, New Jersey
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River that forms the southern border of Glacier National Park, and is an official "Wild and Scenic River" with Class III rapids.
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  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
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Glacier National Park, MT
+1 800-521-7238
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

few stopped several times to get pictures of this river-- beautiful scenery- rushing rapids, saw several white water rafts full of excited people going by-- saw several birds

Thank barbiewalker72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful scenery with Class I, II and a tiny bit of class III water in July 2017. Beautiful and fun.

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the third time we have rafted the Middle Fork of the Flathead (Glacier Raft Company). Great fun, especially when bringing people along who would never consider such an adventure, and when done, state it was the high lite of their trip!!

Thank Bridon1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took a classic half-day raft trip with Glacier Guides and Montana Raft Co. Our guide, Charlie, was very knowledgeable and shared many interesting facts about the history of the river, in addition to his whitewater skills. The river has eight rapids, which in July...More

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We took a an overnight rafting trek with Wild River for 3 days/2nights. The scenery along the river is incredible, as it twists and turns and gives many opportunities to see the mountains and glaciers of Glacier National Park, of which the river is one...More

Thank derekwolter
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Fast flowing due to the spring snow melt. Rapids were still good, but due to high water dealt with more waves than anything.

Thank kevinlaslie
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We unknowingly stopped at the boat launch area for the middle fork. Evidently the river must be much higher at other times since when we were there even a raft would be boucing along on rocks because the river was so low. It was pretty...More

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The rafting company was very organized and experienced. I felt totally safe the whole way. The guide was knowledgeable and interesting to listen to. We went in August - but unfortunately the weather did not cooperate. We were rained on for most of the two...More

Thank AWildtrout
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Go here if you are here in June/July. Rafting was fun and the water is so clear and cold. The river is deep and you can see train tracks and box cars down there from the 1960s.

Thank Asaduddin
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Great company. I noticed they try and put fewer people in the raft for a better experience. We only had 5 total so I really was involved in powering the boat. They have the blue rafts. I noticed the yellow rafts were packed with eight...More

3  Thank Bradley_O_12727
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